Understanding No-Fault Coverage in Minnesota


Everyone injured in a motor vehicle accident in Minnesota is entitled No-fault benefits. These benefits include coverage for medical treatment, including medical mileage, lost income, and replacement of essential services. These laws are meant to reduce the financial hardship that is caused by being involved in an accident relating to the maintenance or use of a motor vehicle.   (more…)

Slip & Fall Accidents: Negligence, Liability & Compensation

Slip and fall accidents are among the most common types of litigated casualties in the United States. They can sometimes be so serious that they result in injuries requiring expensive and extensive medical treatment. Common injuries from falling include fractured legs, ankles and arms.  Some severe breaks even require surgery.  Head injuries are also common. Consulting a personal injury lawyer after a slip and fall can help to determine if you are eligible for compensation due to the negligence of a property or business owner. (more…)

About Dog Bites: Taking Legal Action When Dog Bites Occur


Being attacked by a dog can be a terrifying and traumatic experience, and can cause significant injury. Every year, dogs bite over four million people in the United States, and over one million of those victims end up needing medical treatment. As personal injury attorneys who have represented numerous victims, we understand your situation and can provide skilled, knowledgeable, and compassionate representation. At Heller & Thyen, P.A., we’re here to help you get the care and compensation you need.


Dealing With Car Accident Injury Legal Claims In Minnesota


We all know that auto accidents happen. It comes with the territory when you’re driving down the road at anywhere from 25-65 miles per hour (or more), along with everybody else. Even if you’re a cautious and responsible driver, there’s no accounting for every other car on the road. Plenty of drivers succumb to distraction, drive under the influence, or simply screw up. It happens. (more…)

What Is Chapter 7 & 13 Bankruptcy: Is Bankruptcy Right For Me?


Most of us never receive any formal instruction in finance, and so it’s no surprise that so many adults at some point find themselves in financial straits. If you’re lucky, you learn your lesson early on and you’re able to repair any damage you’ve caused in short order. Maybe you overextend with a low-limit credit card, but over the course of several months you pay it off and you solemnly resolve to be more careful with credit in the future.


Beware of the National Student Loan Help Scams

As many of our readers are aware, we assist people with their student loans. There are programs that are available to make student loan payments affordable. We help our clients evaluate whether they qualify for the programs and, if so, help decide what programs are best for them and even assist in preparing the applications to qualify. (more…)